Events

October 2016

October 6, 2016
Zahia Rahmani, Author, Visiting Professor at the NYU Gallatin Faculty 4:00pm

RLL3rd Floor, 82-90 Wall Street, New Haven, CT

Zahia Rahmani: France, récit d’une enfance/France, Story of a Childhood”. 

The author will discuss the recent publication and English translation of her autobiographical novel France, Story of a Childhood. recently released in English translation by Yale University Press.

October 9, 2016
The Migrant Crisis in Europe: a two-part film series.” (Part I) 7:00pm

Feature Film and Documentary: School of Babel (La cour de Babel), Julie Bertuccelli, 2013, 89 min.
From the Columbia Maison Française series “Filming at the Borders: Migrating to Europe Today”

WHC Auditorium, 53 Wall Street, New Haven, CT

Introduced by Alice Kaplan and followed with remarks by Morgane Cadieu

October 10, 2016
The Migrant Crisis in Europe: a two-part film series.” (Part II) 7:00pm

Feature Film and Documentary on the Migrant Crisis in Europe: Le Havre, Aki Kaurismäki, 2011, 93 min. 
From the Columbia Maison Française series “Filming at the Borders: Migrating to Europe Today”

 

WHC Auditorium, 53 Wall Street, New Haven, CT

Introduced by Morgane Cadieu and followed with remarks by Seyla Benhabib & Dudley Andrew

 

October 25, 2016
Nicholas White, Reader in Modern French Literature, University of Cambridge 4:00pm

RLL, 3rd Floor, 82-90 Wall Street, New Haven, CT

“On Memory and Forgetfulness: Émile Zola and the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-71”

http://www.emma.cam.ac.uk/contact/fellows/?id=170

October 26, 2016
Film Screening: La mort de Louis XIV (2015) 7:00pm

Whitney Humanities Center, 53 Wall Street, Auditorium

2015 feature film directed by Albert Serra and starring Jean-Pierre Léaud

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5129510/